Plot & Details
This film adaptation of Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht's musical play The Threepenny Opera portrays the engagement of a gangster (Raul Julia) to an innocent girl (Rachel Robertson) in Victorian-era London. The girl's family attempts to thwart the marriage by catching the thief in the act.
- MPAA Rating: PG-13
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Drama,Epic and Historical,Thriller
- Run Time: 121min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 03/08/2002
- Distributor(s): 21st Century Film Corp.
- Director(s): Menahem Golan
- Starring: Raul Julia , Richard Harris , Julia Migenes , Roger Daltrey , Julie Walters
- Keywords: aristocracy, dance [art], daughter, engagement, entrapment, marriage, police, prostitute/prostitution, underworld, bad-guy, coronation, disapproval, love, parent, woman
- Country of Origin: USA (02-02-1990)